Communication refers to the interchange of message or information from one person to another, either verbally or non-verbally. Communication is described as an act of interchanging ideas, information or message from one person or place to another, via words or signs which are understood to both the parties. Continue reading What is the difference between language and communication?
A substantial amount of research supports the benefits of effective communication for patients and physicians. Doctor-patient communication is considered to be the central and significant element of health care. Furthermore, physicians’ ability to communicate effectively is viewed as a key to a successful patient-doctor relationship. Continue reading Good communication with patients is the cornerstone in effective medical practice.